News at Noon Wrote:
> An aspiring model was struck and killed by a train
> in Texas, USA on Friday while posing for a
> photoshoot on the tracks that she hoped would help
> launch her career.
> Authorities report that Fredzania "Zanie"
> Thompson, 19, and her photographer were standing
> between two sets of tracks at a railway crossing
> taking photos at around noon. According to The
> Eagle, one set of the tracks belonged to BNSF and
> the other to Union Pacific, and the teenager was
> standing on the former, facing towards an oncoming
> BNSF train. She then tried to cross the tracks in
> order to avoid it, but was struck by a Union
> Pacific train coming from the opposite direction
> on the other set of tracks.
> Buzzfeed reports that Thompson was immediately
> rushed to the hospital, where she was pronounced
> dead. Witnesses state that despite both trains
> blowing their horns, she did not see the oncoming
> train behind her.
> ďThis horrific incident is the reason they donít
> want individuals and kids playing on rail tracks,
> because trains come intermittently and you donít
> know when they come," Navasota Director of Public
> Safety Shawn Myatt told Buzzfeed.
> Speaking with The Eagle, Thompson's mother Hakamie
> Stevenson said that her daughter was a student at
> Blinn College, but decided to put her education on
> hold in order to pursue a modeling career. She
> added that her daughter was also a star volleyball
> player, hair and makeup expert, and a role model
> to her younger siblings. Thompson, who would have
> turned 20 on Monday, was also engaged to her
> 25-year-old boyfriend, Darnell Chatman, who said
> the couple had recently found out they were
Dumbass! Look at the posts below about the same thing.